Bennett and Coleman Ltd. popularly known as Times Group is one of the oldest media groups of India with first edition going to print in 1838. Today, the group does more than USD 1.2 Billion in revenue every year. The group has specific business interests in the entire gamut of media ranging from Newspapers to magazines to internet to TV. The company has eleven publishing centres, twenty two printing centres, sixty one sales offices, over 11000 employees, thirteen dailies, including four of the largest in the country, twenty-nine niche magazines reaching 2468 cities and towns, Radio Stations, two Television News Channels, one Television Life Style Channel and one movie channel.
Bennett Coleman and Co. Ltd. owns amongst the top brands in media. Times of India, Economic Times, Mumbai Mirror and Vijay Karnataka are top dailies in their respective categories. Radio Mirchi is among the most popular radio channel in Delhi and Mumbai. TV includes lifestyle channel – Zoom and the leading general and financial news channels – Times Now and ET Now respectively. Times Internet Ltd (TIL), the digital initiative of the Times Group is the top Indian player in internet world, ranking consistently among the top 10 properties in India (as per Comscore).